Travel information for ‘Ireland’ travelling from ‘United States’ on the 27th of August 2021

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Travel to Ireland is partially allowed from United States. Measures in place: vaccinated traveler exceptions, quarantine required, test/medical certificate required, additional documents required and eu digital certificate.International travel to Ireland is permitted. It is necessary to comply with requirements to ensure entry is allowed.
COVID Risk Level: MEDIUM (COVID-19 transmission is medium in Ireland. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated August 2021.)
Last updated: July 20, 2021, 9:29 am, Information source: Government of Ireland

Vaccination

Vaccinated traveler exceptions - Travelers with a vaccination certificate can enter this destination with some exceptions
Travelers who present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19, with the use of an approved vaccine, are exempt from testing and quarantine requirements. The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days before departure. All vaccines approved by the European Medicines Agency are accepted.

Quarantine

Quarantine required - Travelers are required to quarantine before or after entering this destination
Travelers are required to self-quarantine for 14 days. This period can be shortened if an RT-PCR test is taken on day 5 and a negative result is confirmed. The test can be booked by using an HSE walk-in testing center, further details can be found at https://www.hse.ie/cvdtest Those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 are exempt from quarantine requirements and may provide proof of a positive PCR test, taken at least 14 days before departure and not more than 180 days, on departure. If a 'designated state' has been visited in the previous 14 days, travelers will be required to complete a mandatory hotel quarantine, unless fully vaccinated or recovered from COVID-19. Further information can be found at https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/b4020-travelling-to-ireland-during-the-covid-19-pandemic/#designated-states-mandatory-hotel-quarantine

Test/medical certificate

Test/medical certificate required - A medical certificate or recent test is required to travel to this destination
Proof of a negative RT-PCR test, taken within the previous 72 hours, must be provided on arrival. This may also be required prior to boarding the flight. Alternatively, those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 are exempt from testing requirements and may provide proof of a positive PCR test, taken at least 14 days before departure and not more than 180 days, on departure.

Additional documentation

Additional documents required - There is additional documentation required to travel between these two locations
An online 'Public Health Passenger Locator Form' must also be completed prior to arrival.

COVID-19 certificate/passport

EU Digital Certificate - The EU Digital Certificate is accepted as proof of vaccination, negative test result, or recovery from COVID-19 when traveling to this destination
Travelers may provide their EU Digital Certificate in paper or digital format as proof of vaccination, negative test result, or previous recovery. Health documents provided this way will not require further verification on arrival. Full details on the EU Digital Certificate, including how EU residents can access their certificate, can be found at https://ec.europa.eu/info/live-work-travel-eu/coronavirus-response/safe-covid-19-vaccines-europeans/eu-digital-covid-certificate_en

Todays Local Summary for "Ireland"

Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in enclosed environments and on public transport.

Public transportation

Restrictions in place
Public transportation is operating at reduced capacity.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open with limits to capacity in place to allow for social distancing.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are open with limits to capacity in place to allow for social distancing.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I travel to Ireland?

Travel to Ireland is partially allowed from United States. Measures in place: vaccinated traveler exceptions, quarantine required, test/medical certificate required, additional documents required and eu digital certificate.

What is the COVID risk level in Ireland?

COVID-19 transmission is medium in Ireland. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated August 2021.

Is public transport running in Ireland?

Public transportation is operating at reduced capacity.

Do I have to wear a mask in Ireland?

Face masks are required.

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